Search results for "Louise Lasser"

Wolves of Wall Street (2002) RT Audience 28%

DVD release: May 2004

Jeff Allen just got a new job in one of Manhattan's wealthiest brokerage firms, Wolfe Brothers. Here young, good-looking stockbrokers make a lot of money by being particularly ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  David DeCoteau
CAST:  William Gregory Lee  •  Michael Bergin  •  Eric Roberts  •  Jeff Branson

Bananas (1971) RT 88% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Jul 2000

When a bumbling New Yorker is dumped by his activist girlfriend, he travels to a tiny Latin American nation and becomes involved in its latest rebellion.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Woody Allen  •  Louise Lasser  •  Carlos Montalbán  •  Nati Abascal

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex (But Were Afraid to Ask) (1972)

A collection of seven vignettes, which each address a question concerning human sexuality. From aphrodisiacs to sexual perversion to the mystery of the male orgasm, characters ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Lynn Redgrave  •  Gene Wilder  •  John Carradine  •  Lou Jacobi

Frankenhooker (1990) RT 62% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Nov 1998

A medical school dropout loses his fiancée in a tragic lawnmower incident and decides to bring her back to life. Unfortunately, he was only able to save her head, so he goes ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Frank Henenlotter
CAST:  Patty Mullen  •  James Lorinz  •  Joanne Ritchie  •  J.J. Clark

Happiness (1998) RT 85% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Apr 1999

The lives of many individuals connected by the desire for happiness, often from sources usually considered dark or evil.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Todd Solondz
CAST:  Jane Adams  •  Jon Lovitz  •  Philip Seymour Hoffman  •  Dylan Baker

In God We Tru$t (1980)

A naive monk, named Brother Ambrose (Marty Feldman), is sent by the abbot on a mission to raise $5,000 in order to save their monastery from closing. He goes to Hollywood ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Marty Feldman
CAST:  Marty Feldman  •  Peter Boyle  •  Louise Lasser  •  Richard Pryor

Just Me and You (1978)

A salesman travels cross country with a quirky New Yorker.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Erman
CAST:  Louise Lasser  •  Charles Grodin  •  Michael Alldredge  •  Miriam Byrd-Nethery

Requiem for a Dream (2000) RT 78% / Audience 93%

DVD release: May 2001

The hopes and dreams of four ambitious people are shattered when their drug addictions begin spiraling out of control. A look into addiction and how it overcomes the mind and body.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Darren Aronofsky
CAST:  Ellen Burstyn  •  Jared Leto  •  Jennifer Connelly  •  Marlon Wayans

Take the Money and Run (1969) RT 90% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Virgil Starkwell is intent on becoming a notorious bank robber. Unfortunately for Virgil and his not-so-budding career, he is completely incompetent.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Woody Allen  •  Janet Margolin  •  Marcel Hillaire  •  Jacquelyn Hyde

What's Up, Tiger Lily? (1966) RT 83% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Jul 2003

In comic Woody Allen's film debut, he took the Japanese action film "International Secret Police: Key of Keys" and re-dubbed it, changing the plot to make it revolve around a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen  •  Senkichi Taniguchi
CAST:  Tatsuya Mihashi  •  Akiko Wakabayashi  •  Mie Hama  •  John Sebastian

Mystery Men (1999) RT 60% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Jan 2000

When Champion City's hero Captain Amazing is kidnapped by the recently paroled supervillain Casanova Frankenstein, a trio of average, everyday superheroes -- Mr. Furious, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Kinka Usher
CAST:  Hank Azaria  •  Janeane Garofalo  •  William H. Macy  •  Kel Mitchell

What's New Pussycat? (1965)

A playboy who refuses to give up his hedonistic lifestyle to settle down and marry his true love seeks help from a demented psychoanalyst who is having romantic problems of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Clive Donner
CAST:  Peter O'Toole  •  Peter Sellers  •  Woody Allen  •  Capucine

Surrender (1987) RT 13% / Audience 38%

A wealthy writer who has had terrible experiences with money-hungry girlfriends & ex-wives pretends to be a broke, washed-up novelist to see if the woman he loves wants ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jerry Belson
CAST:  Sally Field  •  Michael Caine  •  Steve Guttenberg  •  Peter Boyle

National Lampoon's Gold Diggers (2003) RT Audience 19%

DVD release: Mar 2005

National Lampoon's Gold Diggers is a black comedy about two losers in their twenties, Calvin Menhoffer (Will Friedle) and Leonard Smallwood (Chris Owen), who are out to get ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Gary Preisler
CAST:  Will Friedle  •  Chris Owen  •  Louise Lasser  •  Renée Taylor

Crimewave (1985) RT Audience 47%

DVD release: Apr 2005

Fed up of his business partner, Ernest Trend hires the services of two exterminators. When things go drastically wrong and they murder the wrong man, the race is on to frame ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Thriller
CAST:  Louise Lasser  •  Brion James  •  Paul L. Smith  •  Sheree J. Wilson

Modern Love (1990) RT Audience 60%

DVD release: Oct 1990

Modern relationships are examined in this comedy drama.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Robby Benson
CAST:  Robby Benson  •  Frankie Valli  •  Burt Reynolds  •  Karla DeVito

Isn't It Shocking? (1973)

A small-town sheriff is confronted with the deaths of local senior citizens and strange goings-on in his town.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • TV movie
DIRECTION:  John Badham
CAST:  Alan Alda  •  Louise Lasser  •  Edmond O'Brien  •  Lloyd Nolan